The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 506 472 399
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -73
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 155 173 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 111 81
Median daily rate £350 £358 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 19
Median hourly rate £27.00 £11.25 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -38.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £10.65 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £36.35 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £11.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+140.00% -57.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44695 45488 42364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 79.85% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 29430 26290
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 148 £346 -5.13% 21
London -9 38 £425 - 5
Tyne and Wear -13 38 £260 -13.33% 1
North East -18 38 £260 -13.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 37 £260 -13.33% 1
South East -44 27 £413 +31.47% 4
North West +20 21 £110 -61.73%
Berkshire -2 19 £360 -20.00% 1
Lancashire - 10 £100 -
Cheshire +9 8 £350 -
South West +1 8 £280 -41.05% 6
Yorkshire -14 7 £400 +45.45% 1
West Midlands -25 7 £400 -17.52% 1
Glasgow +6 6 £384 -
Leeds 0 6 £438 +59.09%
Newbury -1 6 £360 -4.00%
Scotland -2 6 £384 +16.47% 1
Wiltshire -3 6 £265 -44.21%
West Yorkshire -6 6 £438 +59.09%
Preston - 6 £95 -
Corsham - 5 £248 -
East of England +20 4 £400 +25.49% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £425 +71.71%
Macclesfield - 4 £350 -
Milton Keynes +11 3 £425 +71.71%
Middlesex -3 3 £550 +48.44%
Warrington - 3 - -
Warwick - 3 £400 -
Warwickshire - 3 £400 -
City of London +34 2 £400 -5.88% 1

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 78 (28.47%) ITIL
2 77 (28.10%) Security Cleared
3 66 (24.09%) HP
4 61 (22.26%) SC Cleared
5 56 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 56 (20.44%) Windows
6 52 (18.98%) SharePoint
6 52 (18.98%) Incident Management
7 49 (17.88%) Problem Management
7 49 (17.88%) Project Management
8 47 (17.15%) Service Delivery
9 45 (16.42%) SQL
10 43 (15.69%) Active Directory
10 43 (15.69%) Finance
11 42 (15.33%) VMware
12 41 (14.96%) Migration
12 41 (14.96%) Change Management
13 40 (14.60%) Oracle
14 38 (13.87%) MS Excel
15 36 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (12.77%) CMDB
16 35 (12.77%) HTML
17 34 (12.41%) SLA
18 33 (12.04%) Test Scripting
19 31 (11.31%) Degree
20 30 (10.95%) Automated Testing
20 30 (10.95%) Service Management
21 28 (10.22%) CRM
21 28 (10.22%) Test Strategy
22 27 (9.85%) Root Cause Analysis

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (18.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.01%) Apache
2 11 (4.01%) IIS
3 9 (3.28%) IBM Notes
4 7 (2.55%) Confluence
5 6 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.82%) CMS
6 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.46%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.73%) JBoss
9 2 (0.73%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.73%) SAP Portal
9 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.36%) Documentum
10 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
Applications
1 38 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.57%) MS Office
3 13 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.65%) Photoshop
5 8 (2.92%) MS Project
6 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (2.92%) Remedy AR System
3 6 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.09%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.73%) KANA IQ
6 2 (0.73%) Magento
6 2 (0.73%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.36%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.84%) Office 365
2 10 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.92%) Yammer
4 6 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.46%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.93%) DHCP
1 19 (6.93%) DNS
2 11 (4.01%) Firewall
2 11 (4.01%) Intranet
3 10 (3.65%) Internet
4 8 (2.92%) CTI
5 7 (2.55%) SAN
6 4 (1.46%) LDAP
7 3 (1.09%) SSL
7 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.73%) LAN
8 2 (0.73%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.73%) VoIP
8 2 (0.73%) VPN
8 2 (0.73%) WAN
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.36%) Network Security
9 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.28%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.73%) Big Data
5 2 (0.73%) GIS
5 2 (0.73%) MaxDB
5 2 (0.73%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.36%) DB2
6 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.36%) QlikView
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (4.01%) HP UFT
2 9 (3.28%) MSI
3 8 (2.92%) JIRA
4 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.55%) Maven
4 7 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.19%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.19%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.19%) Gradle
5 6 (2.19%) IntelliJ
5 6 (2.19%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.73%) CaliberRM
7 2 (0.73%) NWDI
7 2 (0.73%) NWDS
8 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 43 (15.69%) Finance
2 15 (5.47%) Marketing
3 14 (5.11%) Publishing
4 8 (2.92%) Retail
5 6 (2.19%) Banking
5 6 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (17.15%) Analyst
2 30 (10.95%) Architect
3 24 (8.76%) Developer
4 16 (5.84%) Tester
5 14 (5.11%) Service Analyst
5 14 (5.11%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.74%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.74%) Project Manager
6 13 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (4.74%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.38%) Consultant
7 12 (4.38%) Coordinator
7 12 (4.38%) Incident Coordinator
8 11 (4.01%) Technical Architect
9 9 (3.28%) Remedy Architect
9 9 (3.28%) SharePoint Specialist
10 8 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (2.92%) Test Manager
10 8 (2.92%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (2.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.77%) HTML
2 23 (8.39%) .NET
3 18 (6.57%) Web Services
4 16 (5.84%) CSS
5 14 (5.11%) Middleware
6 11 (4.01%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.55%) Ajax
8 6 (2.19%) Node.js
8 6 (2.19%) XML
9 5 (1.82%) jQuery
10 4 (1.46%) J2EE
11 3 (1.09%) EJB
11 3 (1.09%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.73%) CSS3
12 2 (0.73%) Flash
12 2 (0.73%) JDBC
12 2 (0.73%) JNDI
12 2 (0.73%) JSON
12 2 (0.73%) Sass
12 2 (0.73%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.77%) CMDB
2 26 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 25 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.01%) Replication
5 9 (3.28%) Clustering
5 9 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.28%) Social Media
5 9 (3.28%) Wiki
6 8 (2.92%) Graphic Design
6 8 (2.92%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.55%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.19%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.82%) IVR
9 5 (1.82%) NHS
10 4 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.09%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.09%) Life Science
11 3 (1.09%) PKI
11 3 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.44%) Windows
2 23 (8.39%) Unix
3 20 (7.30%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.84%) Windows 7
5 12 (4.38%) Linux
6 8 (2.92%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.19%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.46%) VME
9 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.73%) AIX
10 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (28.47%) ITIL
2 52 (18.98%) Incident Management
3 49 (17.88%) Problem Management
3 49 (17.88%) Project Management
4 47 (17.15%) Service Delivery
5 41 (14.96%) Change Management
5 41 (14.96%) Migration
6 33 (12.04%) Test Scripting
7 30 (10.95%) Automated Testing
7 30 (10.95%) Service Management
8 28 (10.22%) CRM
8 28 (10.22%) Test Strategy
9 27 (9.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 26 (9.49%) ITSM
11 25 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (9.12%) Risk Analysis
11 25 (9.12%) Test Automation
12 24 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 22 (8.03%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.42%) SQL
2 20 (7.30%) C#
2 20 (7.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (5.47%) Java
4 11 (4.01%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.55%) VB
6 6 (2.19%) Scala
6 6 (2.19%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.19%) TypeScript
7 5 (1.82%) XAML
8 4 (1.46%) Perl
8 4 (1.46%) PHP
8 4 (1.46%) Python
9 2 (0.73%) ABAP
9 2 (0.73%) COBOL
9 2 (0.73%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) C
10 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (28.10%) Security Cleared
2 61 (22.26%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.31%) Degree
4 18 (6.57%) ISTQB
5 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (4.38%) ISEB
7 12 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (4.01%) DV Cleared
9 10 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (3.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.46%) MCSE
13 3 (1.09%) BC Cleared
13 3 (1.09%) MCITP
13 3 (1.09%) MCSA
13 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.73%) CCNA
14 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.41%) SLA
2 18 (6.57%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.65%) QA
4 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.73%) GxP
5 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) ISO22301
System Software
1 43 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 36 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.47%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.92%) vSphere
6 6 (2.19%) Docker
6 6 (2.19%) KVM
6 6 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (8.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (6.20%) SCCM
3 14 (5.11%) SCOM
4 10 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (3.28%) OpenView
5 9 (3.28%) Perfmon
6 7 (2.55%) HP SIM
6 7 (2.55%) Puppet
7 6 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.19%) Terraform
8 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.73%) SCSM
Vendors
1 66 (24.09%) HP
2 56 (20.44%) Microsoft
3 42 (15.33%) VMware
4 40 (14.60%) Oracle
5 20 (7.30%) ServiceNow
6 18 (6.57%) BMC
7 17 (6.20%) Remedy
8 14 (5.11%) Citrix
9 10 (3.65%) Cisco
9 10 (3.65%) Lotus
10 7 (2.55%) SAP
11 6 (2.19%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.19%) IBM
12 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.46%) Splunk
14 3 (1.09%) Apple
14 3 (1.09%) Dell
14 3 (1.09%) ICL
15 2 (0.73%) ATG
15 2 (0.73%) CA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networkers
Rate: £28 - £29 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago